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Old 02-16-2005, 05:09 PM   #1
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X-windows exit command?...

Is there one? I know I can do a Ctrl-Alt-Backspace, but is there a command I can put in my fluxbox menus? I could put a 'killall XFree86' in there, but I was looking for something a little more elegant... like a stopx.
Old 02-16-2005, 05:27 PM   #2
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On most distros, it would be:
/sbin/init 3

Since you're using Debian, it may differ slightly - I think their runlevels mean slightly different things...


Old 02-16-2005, 06:32 PM   #3
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Yeah, Debian's runlevels are a lot less well defined. We got the standard 0, 1, and 6, but 2-5 are all identical and they leave it up to you to edit the /etc/rc#.d links to define each runlevel... which leads me back to where I started. I'm just going to put the killall XFree86 in there for now 'cause I really don't feel like messing too much with the rc#.d directories... maybe later though. Anybody know what that entails?
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